Publications

Insights from the Marcellus Shale Energy and Environment Laboratory (MSEEL)

Timothy R Carr*, Thomas H. Wilson, Payam Kavousi, Shohreh Amini, Shikha Sharma, West Virginia University: Jay Hewitt, Ian Costello, B. J. Carney, Emily Jordon, Northeast Natural Energy LLC: Malcolm Yates, Keith MacPhail, Natalie Uschner, Mandy Thomas, Si Akin, Oluwaseun Magbagbeola, Adrian Morales, Asbjoern Johansen, Leah Hogarth, Olatunbosun Anifowoshe, Kashif Naseem, Schlumberger: Richard Hammack, Abhash Kumar, Erich Zorn, Robert Vagnetti, and Dustin Crandall, National Energy Technology Laboratory, US Department of Energy.

Laboratory-Scale Studies on Chemical Reactions Between Fracturing Fluid and Shale Core from the Marcellus Shale Energy and Environmental Laboratory (MSEEL) Site

J. Alexandra Hakala*, National Energy Technology Laboratory Dustin Crandall, National Energy Technology Laboratory Johnathan Moore, AECOM National Energy Technology Laboratory Thai Phan, ORISE National Energy Technology Laboratory Shikha Sharma, West Virginia University Christina Lopano, National Energy Technology Laboratory

Role of Organic Acids in Controlling Mineral Scale Formation During Hydraulic Fracturing at the Marcellus Shale Energy and Environmental Laboratory (MSEEL) Site

J. Alexandra Hakala*, National Energy Technology Laboratory Thai Phan, ORISE National Energy Technology Laboratory Mengling Stuckman, AECOM National Energy Technology Laboratory Harry M. Edenborn, National Energy Technology Laboratory Christina L. Lopano, National Energy Technology Laboratory

Seismic Monitoring of Hydraulic Fracturing Activity at the Marcellus Shale Energy and Environment Laboratory (MSEEL) Site, West Virginia

Abhash Kumar, Erich Zorn1, Richard Hammack1, William Harbert1, National Energy Technology Laboratory, Department of Energy, Pittsburgh, PA; AECOM; Department of Geology and Environmental Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Biogeochemical Characterization of Core, Fluids, and Gas at MSEEL Site

Shikha Sharma1, Timothy R. Carr, Paula J. Mouser, Kelly Wrighton, David Cole, Michael Wilkins, Thomas Darrah, Alexandra Hakala

Depositional Environment and Impact on Pore Structure and Gas Storage Potential of Middle Devonian Organic Rich Shale, Northeastern West Virginia, Appalachian Basin

Liaosha Song, Tom Paronish, Vikas Agrawal, Brittany Hupp, Shikha Sharma, Timothy Carr; Department of Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA

Presentations

Shale Gas, Geologic Carbon Capture and Storage in the United States and China

Invited Presentation at Panel entitled: Geosustainability: Opportunities and Threats, Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Chicago, IL, http://www.geoenvironmentconference.org

8/17/2016

The Significance of Marcellus Shale Heterogeneity on Hydraulic Fracture Stimulation

Geological Society of America Northeastern/North-Central Joint Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

3/19/2017

Research and Work Overview

The objective of the MSEEL project is to gain a better understanding of the unconventional shale reservoirs through advanced reservoir characterization and monitoring of horizontal wells. Research will also focus on societal and envrionmental impacts of shale gas development.